BencodeNET 1.3.1

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dotnet add package BencodeNET --version 1.3.1                
NuGet\Install-Package BencodeNET -Version 1.3.1                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="BencodeNET" Version="1.3.1" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add BencodeNET --version 1.3.1                
#r "nuget: BencodeNET, 1.3.1"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install BencodeNET as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=BencodeNET&version=1.3.1

// Install BencodeNET as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=BencodeNET&version=1.3.1                

A library for encoding and decoding bencode (e.g. torrent files)

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET Framework net35 is compatible.  net40 is compatible.  net403 was computed.  net45 is compatible.  net451 was computed.  net452 was computed.  net46 was computed.  net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
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NuGet packages (5)

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Bittorrent library for clients & streaming purposes


A BitTorrent library that runs on all platforms supporting the .NET Platform Standard 2.0.


Package Description


Provides the BitTorrent info-hash algorithm.



GitHub repositories (6)

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API Support for your favorite torrent trackers
Command line interface for QBittorrent
BitTorrent for .NET Core
Bittorrent library for clients & streaming purposes
Version Downloads Last updated
5.0.0 4,239 3/30/2023
4.0.0 241,371 1/25/2021
3.1.4 119,328 3/6/2020
3.0.1 5,920 10/17/2019
2.3.0 8,003 2/11/2019
2.2.24 5,210 2/25/2018
2.2.22 2,886 8/25/2017
2.2.9 1,827 8/5/2017
2.2.2 2,442 2/7/2017
2.2.1 2,912 10/23/2016
1.3.1 1,887 6/27/2016
1.2.1 2,028 9/26/2015
1.1.0 1,795 9/20/2015
1.0.0 1,997 6/2/2015

Better handling of CreationDate in torrent files. Added some XML documentation.